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Pong Inspired Bar-top Arcade Cabinet

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Project by Coleman Dodds posted 08-18-2021 12:14 AM 496 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a bartop arcade cabinet that is made mostly from walnut plywood. With a fully functioning arcade system that runs off of a raspberry pi computer and features hundreds of games across many platforms. The cabinet is based off of the old Pong arcade cabinet. I used The Wood Whispers plans found on YouTube as a starting point for this cabinet and modified his plans into this.





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Chris Cook

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#1 posted 08-18-2021 10:29 PM

Nice!! I am about to build two of these (similar) for Christmas presents. What monitor did you use? I have two 15” LCDs circa 2008 I am planning to use. May change my mind. I am installing a JAMMA board with Galaga + 99 other games.

Also, how did you laminate the veneer? Is it a wood veneer?

-- Chris, "all we are is sawdust in the dust collector""

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Mike_D_S

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#2 posted 08-19-2021 09:54 PM

What are you using for the emulator on the Pi?

-- No honey, that's not new, I've had that forever......

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